byHenry, O., 1862-1910; Smith, C. Alphonso (Charles Alphonso), 1864-1924
Introduction -- The duplicity of Hargraves -- Roads of destiny -- A retrieved reformation -- The brief debut of Tildy -- A lickpenny lover -- The pendulum -- Transients in Arcadia -- The roads we take -- The furnished room -- Makes the whole world kin -- Squaring the circle -- The cop and the anthem -- The making of a New Yorker -- A cosmpolite in a cafe -- Mammon and the archer -- An unfinished story -- The last leaf -- The gift of the Magi -- The handbook of hymen -- The trimmed lamp -- The... Topics: Henry, O., 1862-1910, Short stories, American
byMurray, James, 1713-1781; Tiffany, Nina Moore; Lesley, Susan I. (Susan Inches), 1823-1904
On the Scottish border, 1713-1735 -- A pioneer planter in North Carolina, 1735-1763 -- Bits of family history, 1749-1773 -- A Tory in Revolutionary Boston, 1765-1778 -- In exile, 1776-1781 Topics: Murray, James, 1713-1781, Murray family
byCaruthers, E. W. (Eli Washington), 1793-1865; Craven, B. (Braxton), 1822-1882. Naomi Wise
The account of David Fanning is taken from a chapter in Caruthers' Revolutionary incidents; "Naomi Wise" is attributed to Braxton Craven Topics: Fanning, David, 1756?-1825, Wise, Naomi, d. 1807, American loyalists, Cotton manufacture, Lindley's...
byNorth Carolina College for Women; Smith, William C. (William Cunningham), 1871-1943
"Memorial volume prepared in accordance with a resolution of the Board of Directors of the North Carolina State Normal and Industrial College and under the direction of the following committee of the faculty: William C. Smith, Viola Boddie, Mary Settle Sharpe." Topics: McIver, Charles Duncan, 1860-1906, Educators
The contents of this volume are based on a series of eight lectures delivered at the Lowell Institute, Boston, in the spring of 1903. cf. Pref Topics: More, Thomas, Sir, Saint, 1478-1535, Sidney, Philip, Sir, 1554-1586, Raleigh, Walter, Sir,...
The careers of Peter the Great, Peter Francis, Bartholomy Portuges, John Esquemeling, Roc the Brazilian, L'Olennois the Cruel, Henry Morgan, Raveneau de Luman, Blackbeard, Stede Bonnet, Richard Worley, Mary Reed Anne Bonny, Edward Low, Lafitte, Captain Kidd Topics: Teach, Edward, d. 1718, Pirates, Pirates, Buccaneers
P. 391-464: The hunters of Kentucky: Simon Kenton -- Jo Daviess -- Bland Ballard -- John Hardin -- Benjamin Logan -- William Russell -- Silas Harlan Topics: Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820, Frontier and pioneer life
"Dr. Yates...in 1880-81...published in the Biblical recorder (Raleigh, N. C.) a series of letters entitled, 'Reminiscences of a long missionary life'. These, as well as extracts from his personal and official correspondence, constitute the main body of this volume."--Pref Topics: Yates, M. T. (Matthew Tyson), 1819-1888, Yates, M. T. (Matthew Tyson), 1819-1888, Baptists, Missions
"Together with valuable scientific treatises and articles relating to ovariotomy, and sketches of lives of eminent members of the medical profession in America" Topics: McDowell, Ephraim, 1771-1830, Goelet, Augustin H, Ovariotomy, Surgeons, Surgeons